DES MOINES, IA (08/31/2017) (readMedia)-- FFA students displayed their skills and technique in the Ag Demonstration competition judged at the 2017 Iowa State Fair.
For the fifth year in a row, Roland-Story was named Champion Demonstration Chapter, displaying DNA extraction demonstration. East Buchanon was named Reserve Champion Demonstration Chapter for their Ag Trivia demonstration.
Forty nine exhibitors from six chapters participated in the Ag Demonstrations at the Iowa State Fair. The demonstrations were judged based on organization, quality, delivery and supportive materials.
Frequently ranked as one of the top events in the country, the Iowa State Fair is the single largest event in the state of Iowa and one of the oldest and largest agricultural and industrial expositions in the country. Annually attracting more than a million people from all over the world, the Iowa State Fair located at East 30th and East University, just 10 minutes from downtown Des Moines is Iowa's greatest celebration with a salute to the best in agriculture, industry, entertainment and achievement. "Nothing Compares" to State Fair Thrills, August 10-20, 2017. For more information, visit www.iowastatefair.org.